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I drive for Uber and Lyft. If I buy a new car this year 2018 can I deduct the full price on this year's taxes and still take the mileage deduction? … read more
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If working as an uber driver in NYC and also being a NYC
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My question is whether or not mileage incurred while driving
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I was reviewing the entry "I work and am on disability. I 't
I was reviewing the entry "I work for Uber and am on disability. I don't know how to report" Can i deduct gas costs for when i am on their time? Also if i am working a long day can i deduct for food c… read more
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I need advice. I work in the medical industry. years, I was
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Lev, since I live with and am caregiver for my 84 yr old mother,
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I have gas receipts to run errands, grocery and medical shopping, bring her to doctor appiontments and all. Could I submit these gas receipts and meals I incurred for us (my patient and I) even if the… read more
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